Overview This page contains the latest trade data of Photographic Chemicals. In 2020, Photographic Chemicals were the world's 420th most traded product, with a total trade of $6.21B. Between 2019 and 2020 the exports of Photographic Chemicals decreased by -9.99%, from $6.9B to $6.21B. Trade in Photographic Chemicals represent 0.037% of total world trade.
Photographic Chemicals are a part of Photographic or cinematographic goods. They include Chemical preparations for photographic uses, nesand Sensitising emulsions.
Exports In 2020 the top exporters of Photographic Chemicals were Japan ($3.1B), South Korea ($690M), United States ($535M), Chinese Taipei ($302M), and Netherlands ($300M).
Imports In 2020 the top importers of Photographic Chemicals were China ($1.55B), Chinese Taipei ($932M), South Korea ($544M), United States ($513M), and Germany ($320M).
Tariffs In 2018 the average tariff for Photographic Chemicals was 6.63%, making it the 646th lowest tariff using the HS4 product classification.
The countries with the highest import tariffs for Photographic Chemicals are Bahamas (40.2%), Bhutan (29.4%), Bermuda (25%), and Malawi (22.9%). The countries with the lowest tariffs are Mauritius (0%), South Africa (0%), Hong Kong (0%), Japan (0%), and Singapore (0%).
Ranking Photographic Chemicals ranks 4th in the Product Complexity Index (PCI).
Description Chemical preparations for photographic uses are used to make the development of photographs possible. These preparations include, but are not limited to, chemicals such as nitrate salts, sodium thiosulfate, potassium bromide, potassium iodide, silver nitrate, ammonium thiocyanate, and magnesium sulfate.